Soulja Boy Net Worth

By Mixxerly UPDATED: NOVEMBER 28, 2021

How much money does Soulja Boy make monthly and yearly? How much is Soulja Boy's net worth?

About Soulja Boy

DeAndre Cortez Way known professionally as Soulja Boy (formerly Soulja Boy Tell 'Em), is an American rapper and record producer. As of , Soulja Boy's estimated net worth is at least $35 Million.

In September 2007, his debut single "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" peaked at number 1 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100. The single was initially self-published to the internet, and later became a number-one hit in the United States for seven non-consecutive weeks starting in September 2007. On August 17, Way was listed at number 18 on the Forbes list of Hip-Hop Cash Kings of 2010 for earning $7 million that year.

Way's major label debut album, Souljaboytellem.com, was released in the United States on October 2, peaking at number four on both the Billboard 200 and Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts.

The album was reportedly recorded using just the demo version of FL Studio. Souljaboytellem.com received a favorable review from Allmusic, but received mainly negative reviews from other sources such as Entertainment Weekly. Several reviewers credited Soulja Boy with spearheading a new trend in hip-hop, while speculating he would likely be a one-hit wonder.

What is Soulja Boy's Net Worth?

As of , Soulja Boy's estimated net worth is at least $35M. Way's father provided a recording studio for Way to explore his musical ambitions. In November 2005, Way posted his songs on the website SoundClick. Following positive reviews on the site, he established accounts on YouTube and Myspace. In March 2007, he released his first independent album Unsigned & Still Major: Da Album Before da Album.

Way said his third studio album, The DeAndre Way, was intended to be his most personal and successful album thus far. When speaking on possible collaborations, he said he wished to work with artists such as Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, Kanye West and Eminem. The lead single from the album, "POW", was released in January 2009 but failed to garner success and was dubbed a promo single.

Early life of Soulja Boy

DeAndre Cortez Way was born on July 28, 1990 in Chicago and moved to Atlanta at the age of six, where he became interested in rap music. At age 14, he moved to Batesville, Mississippi, with his father.

Favorite Quotes from Soulja Boy

“My first single I was nominated for a Grammy with ‘Crank That,’ and I lost a Grammy to Kanye West, but it was still such a big deal for me to be nominated anyway.” – Soulja Boy

“Words are powerful. When I make mistakes I just try to come back and clarify what I meant.” – Soulja Boy

“The Internet had been a BIG help with my career. My advice to musicians, the Internet is the key. It gets your music heard all across the world.” – Soulja Boy

“If I’m doing something it’s coming from a kind heart.” – Soulja Boy

“If I’m going to make music for the streets or the clubs or whatever, I go at it with 110 percent.” – Soulja Boy

Soulja Boy Net Worth